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  • Palmer man Dies in Officer-Involved-Shooting following Disturbance/Car Chase Jan 24, 2020
      A Palmer man suffered fatal injuries after an officer-involved shooting that occurred following a call-out and a short vehicle chase that ended in a residential area near the Palmer-Wasilla Highway troopers report. Alaska State Troopers responded to the scene at Equestrian Acres after receiving a call reporting a domestic disturbance with weapons present at […]
  • DOC Reverses Course, Cancels Plan to Send Prisoners Out-of-state Jan 24, 2020
      Rep. Fields: ‘This outcome saves money and will help make Alaska safe’ JUNEAU – Thursday, Department of Corrections Commissioner Nancy Dahlstrom informed the House State Affairs Committee that the state is canceling a plan to spend millions of dollars to send nearly 500 prisoners to Outside, private facilities. The department also announced a plan […]
  • Jobs Up 0.6 Percent in December From Prior Year; Unemployment Rate Remains at 6.1 Percent Jan 24, 2020
      JUNEAU, Alaska — Alaska’s employment was up an estimated 0.6 percent in December, or 1,900 jobs, from December 2018. December’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rates for Alaska and the U.S. remained the same as the month before, at 6.1 percent and 3.5 percent. Leisure and hospitality gained the most jobs over the year (600), followed […]
  • Escort Robber Christian Young Found Guilty on Wednesday Jan 24, 2020
      After deliberating for four hours on Wednesday, an Anchorage jury found 29-year-old Christian Andre Young guilty of the charges of Robbery I, Impersonating a Public servant and Interfering with Official Proceedings that were leveled against him, prosecutors reported. The current case had its beginnings when an escort reported to police that she had been […]
  • Cloyd Lacap Indicted for Using Craigslist to Set up Armed Robberies Jan 24, 2020
      Anchorage, Alaska – U.S. Attorney Bryan Schroder announced Thursday that an Anchorage man has been indicted for allegedly using Craigslist, Inc.’s internet marketplace to lure sellers to a meeting location and rob them at gunpoint.    Cloyd Lacap, Jr., 21, was named in the federal indictment charging him with interference with commerce by robbery, […]
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  • January 23rd, 1969 Jan 23, 2020
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  • UPDATE: ISU Takes Alaska USA Federal Credit Union Robbery Suspect into Custody Jan 23, 2020
      The public was alerted that the FBI and Anchorage police are seeking a bank robbery suspect in a robbery incident that occurred at approximately 3:25 pm on Wednesday afternoon. Anchorage police were notified and responded to the Alaska USA Federal Credit Union at 310 East Northern Lights Boulevard for a robbery at that location […]
  • Salmon Beyond Borders, Alaskans: We’re Watching, Governor Dunleavy Jan 22, 2020
      JUNEAU—It was with interest that Salmon Beyond Borders learned Alaska Governor Mike Dunleavy is in Vancouver for the Association for Mineral Exploration conference this week to tout Alaska mining, and that British Columbia’s transboundary mining will be a topic of discussion for Alaska Department of Fish and Game Commissioner Doug Vincent-Lang. Lest the administration forget, […]

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‘A Fact-Free Sham Trial Perpetrated in the Dead of Night’: McConnell’s Trump Cover-Up in Senate Begins

‘A Fact-Free Sham Trial Perpetrated in the Dead of Night’: McConnell’s Trump Cover-Up in Senate Begins

  As the U.S. Senate on Tuesday began debating the rules that will dictate the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump going forward, progressive groups continued their denunciation of the proposal put forth by Republican Majority Leader Mitch McConnell who they charge has set the stage for a legal process that will…

New Wage Disclosure Legislation Would Strengthen Alaska’s Hiring Process

New Wage Disclosure Legislation Would Strengthen Alaska’s Hiring Process

  Rep. Tarr’s wage disclosure bill is good for employers, employees, and business JUNEAU – Rep. Geran Tarr (D-Anchorage) has pre-filed the “Wage Disclosure Act” for consideration by the Alaska Legislature. House Bill 200 would require employers to include wage or salary ranges when advertising jobs, explicitly allowing…

Draft AMHS Economic Reshaping Report Released

Draft AMHS Economic Reshaping Report Released

  (JUNEAU, Alaska) – Wednesday, the Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facilities (DOT&PF) released the draft Alaska Marine Highway System (AMHS) Economic Reshaping Report. The report sought to identify potential reductions to the State of Alaska’s financial obligation and/or liability as related to the AMHS. Findings from the…

Giuliani Associate: Trump ‘Knew Exactly What Was Going On’ in Ukraine

Giuliani Associate: Trump ‘Knew Exactly What Was Going On’ in Ukraine

  An associate of U.S. President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer says the president was aware of a campaign…

Senators to be Sworn In For Trump Impeachment Trial

Senators to be Sworn In For Trump Impeachment Trial

  WASHINGTON – The Senate impeachment trial of President Donald Trump begins Thursday with preliminary proceedings, including House lawmakers who…

US House Approves Managers for Trump Impeachment Trial, Sends Articles to Senate

US House Approves Managers for Trump Impeachment Trial, Sends Articles to Senate

  WASHINGTON – The U.S. House of Representatives voted Wednesday to approve the House members who Speaker Nancy Pelosi selected…

After Days of Claiming Soleimani Posed “Imminent” Threat to US, Trump Finally Declares “It Doesn’t Really Matter”

After Days of Claiming Soleimani Posed “Imminent” Threat to US, Trump Finally Declares “It Doesn’t Really Matter”

  After NBC News reported that President Donald Trump approved the assassination of Iranian military commander Qasem Soleimani last June—undercutting administration claims…

Bipartisan Group of Lawmakers Oppose Draft DOLWD Regulations

Bipartisan Group of Lawmakers Oppose Draft DOLWD Regulations

  Agency’s draft regulations would undermine workplace safety, veterans’ career pathways, and industry-funded training ANCHORAGE – A bipartisan…

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